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JPG (or JPEG) is a file format (extension) for images which allows for compression of the file size.

The amount of compression can be adjusted to achieve a desired tradeoff between high quality and large file size - vs - low quality and small file size.

The jpg image coding standard also allows:

The name "JPEG" stands for Joint Photographic Experts Group, the name of the committee that created the standard

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